About the Authors

Dmitry Prokopenko

dmitry.prokopenko@uni-bonn.de

Affiliations Institute of Genomic Mathematics, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany, Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany

Julian Hecker

Affiliations Institute of Genomic Mathematics, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany, Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany

Edwin Silverman

Affiliation Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, United States of America

Markus M. Nöthen

Affiliation Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany

Matthias Schmid

Affiliation Institute of Medical Biometrics, Informatics and Epidemiology, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany

Christoph Lange

Affiliations Institute of Genomic Mathematics, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, United States of America, Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, United States of America, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE), Bonn, Germany

Heide Loehlein Fier

Affiliations Institute of Genomic Mathematics, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany, Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HLF DP CL ES MMN MS. Performed the experiments: DP JH. Analyzed the data: DP JH HLF. Wrote the paper: DP CL HLF.